From December 9 to December 10, 2017 in the city of Linshui, Hainan Island, China, there will be all-Chinese competitions of boat-dragons, in which 36
teams from all provinces of China, as usual, in these competitions will be held dragon boat races at 100, 200 and 500 meters.
The dragon boat is an amusing boat stylized in the ancient Chinese boat, whose appearance resembles a dragon on which there is a helmsman, a drummer who
organizes the coordination of movements and ten or twenty oarsmen, members of a dragon boat crew. Currently, rowing on dragon boats is the fastest growing
water sport in the world, competitions in which are held in Asia, Europe, Australia, Canada, the countries of North America.
The main prize of the 2017 dragon boat competition in Linshui City, Hainan Island, China for the winning team will be one million yuan, then the winner of
the competition will be represented by China at the Asian Dragon Boats Championship 2018.